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Artist / Maker : Privett, Molly ; (Dowler)
Title : Dark Figure
Date (Execution) : 1966
Geographical Origin :
Cultural Group : English, Canadian
Style / Period : Contemporary 1950 -
Medium / Material  : Oil pastels
Support / Technique : Paper
Object Type : abstract (general art genre); drawings (visual works)
Visual Description : Abstract drawing depicting an unknown seated figure. The figure's legs are crossed and its right arm is resting on its right bent knee. The background has been left blank and the ground that the figure is seated on is dark in colour. There are no visible facial features and certain anatomical features, such as the hands and feet, have been simplified to plain, rounded shapes. The head of the figure is looking to the left. The colours used in the drawing are limited mostly to black. The linework is gestural with areas where the medium has been blended.
Accession # : U001.11.758
Width (cm) : 27.80
Height (cm) : 42.50
Depth (cm) : 0.00
Mandatory Credit : Gift of the Estate of Michael C. Williams
Artist Statement :